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mufchuck
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:41 am    Post subject: Re: Fake emails from TheSamba.com / Fake Samba login pages Reply with quote

i had one today saying my ad had expired
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:13 pm    Post subject: Re: Fake emails from TheSamba.com / Fake Samba login pages Reply with quote

mufchuck wrote:
i had one today saying my ad had expired

An email or a text?

There is a valid email that goes out on Mondays for ads that are about to expire and it does look like you have an ad that just expired.
(Maybe you deleted it?)

If you're unsure, please forward it to my email address listed below so I can check it out.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:54 am    Post subject: Re: Fake emails from TheSamba.com / Fake Samba login pages Reply with quote

The scammers have been texting people with a message and website link that leads to a fake Samba login page:
Text message with a link to a "free" website:
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Fake login page on that website
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If you look at the address line at the top, this website is NOT from TheSamba.com

It's from "webhostapp.com"

If you enter your username/password on that page, they will steal your account information and use it to post scam ads here.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:28 pm    Post subject: Re: Fake emails from TheSamba.com / Fake Samba login pages Reply with quote

Yes and this is the phone #
+1 (406) 838-6178 in case you can do anything with it.
Itís a real # not some robo phone.

:fist: :fist: :fist:

This is the text I got
Is this your ad? https://thesamba-vw-classifieds-detail-id-22259215.000webhostapp.com/TheSamba.htm
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:55 pm    Post subject: Re: Fake emails from TheSamba.com / Fake Samba login pages Reply with quote

Update: I reported that site to webhostapp and they said they shut it down
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